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TETFund spends N185bn on 35,000 academic staff scholarships

About 35,000 scholars in public tertiary institutions have benefitted from the TETFund scholarship for the academic staff programme which commenced in 2008. Acting Director of...

UBEC denies withholding N110b intervention funds

The attention of the Management Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) has been drawn to an Editorial by the Sun Newspaper of 20th June 2023...

Reasons why Nigerian children suffer tooth decay

Poor oral health awareness, lack of access to dental care facilities and poor nutrition are a few of the many reasons 70%, being 7 in 10 Nigerian children, live with tooth decay,...

Sharing formula for interventions beyond TETFund – Echono tells Polytechnics

Executive Secretary, Tertiary Education Trust Fund, TETFund, Sonny Echono has said the issue of sharing formula for the normal intervention to tertiary institutions is...

TETfund okays opening of secretariat to boost partnership with industries

The Tertiary Education Trust Fund, TETFund, has approved the setting up of a secretariat to operationalise the partnership between government, the private sector and...

TETFund intervention projects in Benue Varsity hit N7bn – Pro-Chancellor

The Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) has committed about N7 billion to its various intervention projects in Benue State University (BSU), Makurdi, from 1999...

Basic education strategies to meet socio-economic development underway – UBEC

Universal Basic Education Commission has commenced plans to institute new dimension strategies in basic education in the country. This was the submission of the Executive...

TETFund commissions thesis digitization team, targets 2bn pages of research

The Executive Secretary of Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), Sonny Echono has inaugurated the Fund's Thesis Digitization Project Steering and Coordinating Committee. Inaugurating the Committee...

UBEC to conduct personnel audit of basic schools for 2022

The Executive Secretary Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC), Dr Hamid Bobboyi has announced that plans are underway to commence the conduct of the 2022...

FUTA Council appoints new VC, Adenike Oladiji

The Governing Council of the Federal University of Technology Akure, FUTA has appointed Professor (Mrs) Adenike Temidayo Oladiji of the Department of Biochemistry, University...